Archive for October, 2011

Severe Flooding & Recovery in Central VT

Severe Flooding & Recovery in Central VT

10/19/2011 The road less taken, is now the road that everyone takes. Google Maps has still not caught up with reality here...directions from Rutland to I-89 in Bethel, do warn of possible road closures.  While they specifically mention closures on Rt 4 and RT 100, both of which are in fine work

10.19.2011| Event, Media Reviews, Press Notes, Video |

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Woodstock Farmers Market Flood Sale

Woodstock Farmers Market Flood Sale

Over the Columbus Day weekend,  the folks at the Woodstock Farmer's Market held a Flood Sale under a tent in the parking lot, in order to raise cash, and to unload what little of their inventory survived.  I was not able to attend because I was helping to harvest wine grapes in the Lake Champlain

10.12.2011| Event, Taster, Video, Wine Making |

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Drink Regional Wine Week

Drink Regional Wine Week

This Sunday through Saturday is Drink Regional Wine Week in the Blogosphere (Tweet #DrinkLocal), and since that is something we do as a matter of course here in Vermont, it only makes sense to participate as best we can.  Now, what constitutes 'local' still seems to be rather subjective, and has be

10.11.2011| Event, Press Notes, Taster, Video, Wine Making |

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Who Knew?

Who Knew?

For those that have been to an art show's opening reception, it is commonplace to enjoy some fine snacks and Hors d'oeuvres, along with a glass of wine, while appreciating the products of the artisan.  What most folks don't know, and neither did we, is that in Vermont, one needs a DLC licens

10.7.2011| Event, Press Notes, Video |

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